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Britain announces plans to ramp up cyber security after Paris attacks

British Prime Minister Cameron has announced an additional two billion pounds (2.85 billion euros) in public spending to finance the country's …

Speech: Chancellor's speech to GCHQ on cyber security

Thank you.Before I start my speech, I want to say a few words about the heart-breaking events that unfolded in Paris on Friday evening.This was an …

Cloud Cybersecurity Firm ProtectWise Raises $20M In Series B Funding

When a company’s security is breached a critical step of the recovery process is seeing exactly what happened, including where the vulnerability was exposed and what exactly the hackers had access to. ProtectWise is hoping that their product, which helps companies record “live-streams” of their …

From Isis to Atlantic Records: five targets of Anonymous's cyberwarfare

Anonymous is one of the fightiest groups on the internet. The loose collective of hacktivists, born from the notorious 4chan forum, has declared war on nearly every hate figure imaginable, from Scientology in 2008 to, most recently, Islamic State. Here are some of its most notorious …

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This is the cyber warfare Jim Webb was talking about

Jim Webb said during Tuesday's Democratic debate that the greatest "day to day" national security threat is cyber warfare.<p>Whether cyber warfare is the single largest threat to the United States, or merely among the biggest, is besides the point. What matters is that Webb was the only presidential …

How hackers broke into the CIA director's AOL account

It seems way too easy to hack into the personal email account of CIA director John Brennan.<p>On Monday, a group of hackers claimed credit for a breach of his email, as well as the account of Jeh Johnson, who heads the Department of Homeland Security.<p>The hackers were first interviewed by the New York …

U.S. intel officials warn hacking is getting worse

On Tuesday, top American spy officials said cyberattacks are getting worse -- and it's time to set basic international rules to prevent a future catastrophe.<p>"Cyber threats to U.S. national and economic security are increasing in frequency, scale, sophistication and severity of impact," U.S. …

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Security firm: Chinese hackers tried to steal tech and drug companies' secrets

Chinese government hackers have attempted to steal the secret sauce that makes American tech and drug companies tick, according to a prominent cybersecurity company.<p>Determining who is behind an attack is an extremely tricky business, since hackers can easily mask their locations.<p>But cyber firm …

Hackers demand ransom from British telecom TalkTalk

British telecom TalkTalk said it has received a ransom demand following a "significant and sustained cyberattack" that put the data of four million customers at risk.<p>"We were contacted by someone claiming to be responsible, and seeking payment," the company said.<p>TalkTalk is one of Britain's leading …

Transparent Airplane Walls May Be in Air Travel's Not-So-Distant Future

If you think in-flight Wi-Fi and lie-flat seats are cutting edge, just wait until 2050. That’s when aircraft cabins will feature holographic pop-up …

Netflix Releases Spinnaker, Goes Multi-Cloud With Google, Microsoft

<i>Updated 9am 18 Nov 2015, UTC+10. See below.</i><p>Netflix, the streaming video company, has released a tool called Spinnaker that it says “is an open source multi-cloud Continuous Delivery platform for releasing software changes with high velocity and confidence.”<p>Netflix partnered with Google, Microsoft, …

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'Drift' aims to end sleepless nights by removing blue light from your TV

Drift TV, by Saffron — a company specializing in sleep-oriented smart lights — is a $99 device that aims to improve your ability to fall asleep at night.<p>Saffron claims its technology coincides with research done by Harvard University, which indicates blue light can be disruptive to sleep …

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